Course program:


  • Introduction into thermal simulation

  • Theoretical background regarding numerical

    simulation for heat transfer

  • Tutorial cases & solvers in OpenFOAM


    - heat conduction

    - heat radiation

    - natural/forced convection

    - heat transfer in porous media






  • Detailed realisation of test cases by example

  • Identification and definition of thermophysical

    properties for different fluids in OpenFOAM

  • Suitable meshing guidelines for heat transfer

  • Solver and parameter selection/control

  • Creation and conduction of user defined cases

    covering several topics in heat transfer

  • Best Practice Guidelines

  • Interpretation of the results

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